Other Organisations

A small sample of the hundreds of groups supporting and advocating for refugees.

 

Amnesty International  Amnesty International protects and empowers people

Asylum Seeker Resource Centre   (ASRC) is both a place and a movement. We are an independent not-for-profit organisation, whose programs support and empower people seeking asylum to maximise their own physical, mental and social well being.

Brigidine Sisters  We stand in reverence for the community of life and will continue to engage with others in a variety of ways to further compassion and justice for humanity and for planet Earth.

Combined Refugee Action Group  people of the Geelong area united by the shared aim of advocating for a just, humane and welcoming policy towards refugees and people seeking asylum.

 

Federal Loves Refugees  We support refugees

Refugee Action Coalition of Sydney  (RAC) is a community activist organisation campaigning for the rights of refugees in Australia since 1999.

 

Refugee Advocacy Network  is a broad coalition of Victorian organisations who have come together to advance a more just, humane approach to refugees and asylum seekers in Australia

 

Refugee Council of Australia (RCOA) is the national umbrella body for refugees and people seeking asylum and those who support them.

Roads to Refugees Roads to Refuge is designed to give students, teachers and the community access to relevant, factual and current information about refugees.

Rural Australians for Refugees a grassroots movement striving to return compassion and humanity to Australia’s treatment of asylum seekers.  This link also gives a list of many local refugee groups around Australia.

Sanctuary Northern Rivers  is a local community based not-for-profit organisation run by volunteers that assists off-shore refugees to come to Australia under the Government’s Humanitarian Settlement program.

Uki Refugee Project  Builds friendships and extends compassion to refugees